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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by Gray - Portland, ME (GYX)

                            
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Gray ME
933 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

COASTAL WATERS FROM STONINGTON ME TO MERRIMACK RIVER MA OUT TO 25 NM

ANZ100-240345-
933 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.Synopsis for Stonington ME to Merrimack River MA out to 25 NM...
A cold front will cross the region today with showers and
thunderstorms possible for the eastern waters. A warm front will 
cross the region late Thursday and Thursday night. A backdoor cold
front will move southward across the waters over the weekend.

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ANZ154-240345-
Coastal Waters from Cape Elizabeth, ME to Merrimack River, MA out
25 NM-
933 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds around 5 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around 2 ft early, then 1 foot or less. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming NE
5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.
.THU...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming S 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to
20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A
chance of showers. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds around 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of showers. 
.SUN...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. A
chance of showers. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. A chance of showers.  

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ANZ152-240345-
Coastal Waters from Port Clyde, ME to Cape Elizabeth, ME out 25 NM-
933 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft. A chance of showers and tstms. Some tstms may produce
gusty winds and small hail. 
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas around 2 ft. 
.THU...E winds up to 10 kt, becoming S with gusts up to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to
7 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A
chance of showers. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. Showers likely. 
.SUN...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. A
chance of showers. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. A chance of showers.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ150-240345-
Coastal Waters from Stonington, ME to Port Clyde, ME out 25 NM-
933 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers and tstms. Some tstms may produce gusty winds and small
hail. 
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas around
2 ft. A chance of showers in the evening. 
.THU...N winds up to 10 kt, becoming SW with gusts up to 20 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft, building to 4 to 7 ft after midnight. 
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 4 to
6 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. A chance of showers. 
.SUN...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A
chance of showers. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to
5 ft. A chance of showers.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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ANZ153-240345-
Casco Bay-
933 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...W winds around 5 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt with
gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft early, then 1 foot or less. A
slight chance of showers. 
.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming 5 to
10 kt after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.THU...E winds up to 10 kt, becoming S with gusts up to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less, then around 2 ft in the afternoon. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to
4 ft. 
.FRI...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, diminishing
to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of
showers. 
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A
chance of showers. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
showers.  

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ANZ151-240345-
Penobscot Bay-
933 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.THIS AFTERNOON...SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance
of showers and tstms. Some tstms may produce gusty winds and small
hail. 
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less. A chance of showers in the evening
with vsby 1 to 3 NM. 
.THU...NW winds around 5 kt, becoming SW 5 to 15 kt with gusts up to
20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less. 
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to
3 ft. 
.FRI...SW winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt, becoming W
5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. 
.SAT...N winds around 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft. A chance of showers. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to
2 ft. A chance of showers. 
.SUN...E winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A
chance of showers. 
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 2 ft. A chance of
showers.  

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

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